This image is part of a series that was created for an open textbook, Cell Biology, Genetics and Biochemistry for PreClinical Students. The textbook will be available Late 2021.
Kindred Grey (2021). "Regulation of β-oxidation."CC BY 4.0.
1: Fatty acid down arrow to fatty acyl CoA arrow fatty acyl carnitine arrow with text β-oxidation to acetyl CoA. 2: Acetyl CoA left arrow with enzyme acetyl CoA carboxylase to malonyl CoA arrow in between fatty acyl CoA and fatty acyl carnitine. AMP-PK (muscle, liver) inhibits and insulin (liver) activates acetyl coA carboxylase 3: ATP right arrow to electron transport chain arrow NADH arrow fatty acyl carnitine. ADP and FAD(2H) inhibit pathway.